validity of dry desert

March 21, 2010
By Libby Lussenhop BRONZE, Clarkston, Michigan
Libby Lussenhop BRONZE, Clarkston, Michigan
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sob not
the desert that cries
makes false its very being
as with you as with i
as with tears still falling

eyes cry tears
hearts cry words
lacking concrete counterparts
and so the eyes cry

tangible misrepresentations
undermining validity

for loneliness
a shared burden

their tears counterfeit

The author's comments:
Done in the style of e.e. cummings. Inspired by reality. The message can be universally appicable, but there are no right or wrong answers; I'm not just going to tell you what it means. Figure it out for yourself.

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